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Compassion Cards: An innovative way to help the hungry

Reader Rebecca Strong of Seattle wrote this week to share a wonderful idea she’s been enacting when she sees people on the street asking for money.  504 more words

For Your Consideration: New Words in the Oxford English Dictionary

Even though it is not officially entered into the Oxford English Dictionary yet, selfie became the OxfordDictionaries.com 2013 International Word of the Year. It was chosen in part because its usage increased 17,000% between November 2012 and November 2013. 210 more words


Phi Mu's Jail 'n' Bail

Phi Mu held its first-ever philanthropy on Tuesday April 22. Phi Mu was officially installed on our campus in January. The event was called Jail ‘n’ Bail and members of each chapter on campus volunteered to be “jailed” on the K in Risman Plaza. 103 more words

The HBCU Nation Radio Show - April 26, 2014 Lineup

The HBCU Nation Radio Show presents its lineup of guests  for Saturday April 26, 2014.

Charlie Nelms, Ed.D, is a transformational servant-leader, a motivational speaker, and a consultant with more than 40 years of  expertise in higher education. 293 more words

In 48 hours, the Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity chapter at Towson University raised over $1,000 at their see saw fundraising event for a brother with testicular cancer. 478 more words

BIG’s Blog: Integrated Marketing is a Lie - Re-posted with permission

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Direct mail as a marketing and distribution fundraising methodology is in terminal decline. Of course you can still mail to long-time supporters and generate a positive return, and if you really have scale (mailing several millions) it can still generate significant net revenue. 612 more words